Meat Eater or Plant Eater?

Meat eater are called carnivores. How do we know if a dinosaur ate meat? 
The clues: 
  • walked on two legs
  • have strong leg muscles
  • lots of sharp pointed teeth
Plant eaters are called herbivores. How do we know if a dinosaur ate plants?
The Clues:
  • walked on four legs
  • rounded flat teeth
  • protective armour
Working with partners, we looked at the dinosaur models in the classroom and separated them into Meat Eaters and Plant Eaters. We checked the topic posters and books to see if we were correct.
We learned that some dinosaurs eat both meat and plants. They are called omnivores.

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